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Articles in databases

These are the essential databases for World History. For a longer list see the comprehensive list of World History databases.

  • Academic Search Complete:
    An all-inclusive scholarly and multidisciplinary database. Recommended for general topics; Full text included; KYVL; ( + )
  • Aluka:
    Primary documents on African freedom movements, art, and history. Full text included; Visual materials; ( + )
  • Historical Abstracts:
    Definitive source for post-15th century world history. Full-text; ( + )
  • Index Islamicus:
    Citations to literature on Islam, the Middle East and the Muslim world. Citation only; ( + )
  • JSTOR:
    Scholarly journals in the humanities, sciences, and business. Full text included; ( + )
  • New York Times, Historical Newspapers:
    Full coverage of the New York Times from its first issue in 1851. Full text included; Newspapers; ( + )

Books and media

FIND BOOKS IN STEELY:

  • Steely's Books and Media:
    Search Discovery for books and media. Recommended for general topics; Full text included; Ebook collection; NKU specific materials; Open access; ( + )

RECOMMENDED eBOOKS:

RECOMMENDED PRINT BOOKS:

Atlas and Survey of Latin American History
G1541.S1 .L3 2007
Encyclopedia of Modern Asia
DS4 .L48 2002
Historical Dictionary of the Arab-Israeli Conflict
DS119.7 .K85 2006

BROWSE BOOKS AND MEDIA:

  • D   -   History (General)
  • D16.14   -   Oral History
  • D25—27   -   Military and Naval History
  • D900—2009   -   Europe (General)
  • D501—680   -   World War I
  • D731—838   -   World War II
  • DA   -   Great Britain
  • DAW   -   Central Europe
  • DC   -   France
  • DC139—249   -   France, Revolutionary and Napoleonic period, 1789-1815
  • DD   -   Germany
  • DE   -   Greco-Roman World
  • DF   -   Greece
  • DG   -   Italy
  • DJK   -   Eastern Europe (General)
  • DK   -   Russia. Soviet Union. Former Soviet Republics – Poland
  • DP   -   Spain, Portugal
  • DS   -   Asia
  • DS35.3—35.77   -   The Islamic World
  • DS36—39.2   -   Arab countries
  • DS41—66   -   Middle East; Southwestern Asia; Ancient Orient; Arab East; Near East
  • DS79.7   -   Persian Gulf War
  • DS101—151   -   Israel (Palestine). The Jews
  • DS557—559.9   -   Vietnamese Conflict
  • DS701—799.9   -   China
  • DS801—897   -   Japan
  • DS918—921.8   -   Korean War
  • DT   -   Africa
  • DU   -   Oceania (Australia, South Seas)
  • F1001—1145.2   -   Canada
  • F1201—3799   -   Latin America
  • F1201—1392   -   Mexico
  • F1421—1440   -   Central America
  • F2201—3799   -   South America
  • PN1995.2 and PN1995.9.H5   -   History and Film

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